Barack Obama on The Fairness Doctrine

Last Updated : Mar 03, 2011

Summary

Just after assuming office, President Obama announced that he had no intention of reinstating the fairness doctrine.

 

No Intention of Reinstating

In February of 2008, the White House told Fox News through a spokesman that they had no intention of reinstating the fairness doctrine.

"As the president stated during the campaign, he does not believe the Fairness Doctrine should be reinstated," White House spokesman Ben LaBolt told FOXNews.com.

 

 

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References

[1] Website: Fox News Article: White House: Obama Opposes 'Fairness Doctrine' Revival Author: NA Accessed on: 03/03/2011

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